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Dr. Rita Mhaskar
MBBS, (AIIMS) DNB, FRCOG, FRS, (Robotic Surgery)
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Dr Rita Mhaskar did her MBBS from All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 1978. Later she did MD in OBGYN from All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 1982. Then she went on to do her DNBE from National Board of Exams, National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1986. She has special Interests in Endoscopic surgery, Gynaecologic Endocrinology ad High Risk Pregnancy. Later she did MRCOG from Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, UK.
She worked as a Registrar in Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology and subsequently as Pool Officer, working as lecturer in the same. Subsequently she Joined St. John's Medical College Hospital in Bangalore in 1988 as Assistant Professor.
She has extensive experience In care of high risk pregnancies with state of art fetal monitoring facilities including level 3 ultrasound and Doppler studies. She also performed Innumerable caesarean sections including ones for complicated labour and caesarean hysterectomies.
She has also handled a variety of complicated Gynaecological cases and performed hysterectomies both simple and complicated and also extensive experience in other Gynaecological surgeries like Vaginoplasty, VVF repair, Genitoplasty etc.
Awards & Honours
In 1972 - National Science Talent Scholarship. In 1984 - Prize awarded by Association of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Delhi for scientific paper" The Acoustic Stimulation Test".
In 1988 - Grant for paper presentation at IXth European Congress of Perinatal Medicine, Rome. a) Council for SCientific & Industrial Research (CSI.R) b) Department of Science & Technology (DST) c) Indian National Science Academy (INSA)